5 Church Row



Co. Durham


01325 721999

Hurworth Dental Practice

NHS Patients

Charges for existing NHS patients as of April 2019

are as follows;

If you are not exempt from charges, you should pay one of

the following charges for each course of treatment you receive:


Band 1 course of treatment – £22.70

This covers an examination, diagnosis (e.g. X-rays), advice on how to prevent future problems, a scale and polish if needed, and application of fluoride varnish or fissure sealant. If you require urgent care, even if your urgent treatment needs more than one appointment to complete, you will only need to pay one Band 1 charge.


Band 2 course of treatment – £62.10

This covers everything listed in Band 1 above, plus any further treatment such as fillings, root canal work or if your dentist needs to take out one or more of your teeth.


Band 3 course of treatment – £269.30

This covers everything listed in Bands 1 and 2 above, plus crowns, dentures and bridges.



You do not have to pay for NHS dental treatment if, when the treatment starts, you are:

You do not have to pay if, during the course of treatment, you or your partner, receive:


For more information visit http://www.nhs.uk/NHSEngland/Healthcosts/Pages/Dentalcosts.aspx